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John George II (1627-1693)

"John George II (17 November 1627 – 7 August 1693) was a German prince of the House of Ascania and ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Dessau from 1660 to 1693.

A member of the Fruitbearing Society, he also served as a field marshal of Brandenburg-Prussia." - (en.wikipedia.org 17.11.2019)

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was born Dessau 07.11.1627
son of John Casimir, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1596-1660)
son of Agnes of Hesse-Kassel (1606-1650)
Husband of Countess Henriette Catherine of Nassau (1637-1708)
died Berlin 19.08.1693
official Statthalter Kurmark 1658-1693
official Fürst Anhalt-Dessau 1660-1693
father of Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1676-1747) [son of], Countess Henriette Catherine of Nassau (1637-1708) [mother of]

Biography

Traveller Kingdom of the Netherlands
Traveller France
Traveller Italy
professional / worker Generalmajor Swedish Army
Traveller Vienna Mai 1672
shareholder Brandenburgisch-Africanische Compagnie
bridegroom Countess Henriette Catherine of Nassau (1637-1708) Groningen 1659

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Dessau12.2461109161376950051.83416748046875000Place of birth db_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Berlin13.4083328247070310052.51833343505859400Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Kingdom of the Netherlands4.8833332061767580052.36666488647461000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
France2.0000000000000000047.00000000000000000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Italy12.5000000000000000042.50000000000000000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Kurmark13.2481994628906250052.42458724975586000place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Anhalt-Dessau12.2381896972656250051.83419799804687500place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Vienna16.3730640411376950048.20832824707031000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Groningen6.5500001907348630053.21666717529297000place of weddingdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622

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